On Monday night, a group of five people entered the South Coast Plaza's Apple Store before ripping iPads and iPhones off the screens and running away. The raid follows similar incidents this month in Fresno, California and Huntington Station, N.Y.
Another week, another Apple Store Heist.
The last break occurred on Monday before 9 pm. in Apple Store in Costa Mesa, California The Costa Mesa Police Department has released video footage of the incident, showing a group of five people entering the South Coast Plaza Apple Store before tearing iPads and iPhones off the tables and running away.
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"There were no injuries and no weapons," Costa Mesa police Sgt. Mike Manson told the newspaper. Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call the detective agency Costa Mesa detective agency at 714-754-5637
The raid follows these incidents this month in Fresno, California and Huntington Station, NY The theft of Fresno took place on Saturday, July 7, when "four black men entered the Apple Store at the Fashion Fair … and stole over $ 27,000 in phones and computers," the police wrote on Facebook. The day before, five thieves with hoods stole more than $ 19,000 from iPhones at the Huntington Station Apple Store.
At the risk of saying the obvious when robbing an Apple Store, you are caught in front of the camera.
Cheap Apple devices have long been a popular target for thieves. Earlier this year, crooks stole more than $ 100,000 of Apple products from a Best Buy by breaking into the store through the roof. In November, 313 iPhone X phones costing more than $ 370,000 were stolen by a UPS truck.